A historical film about an 18th-century Czech immigrant to Italy who became the most prolific and celebrated opera composer of his time

Who was

Josef Mysliveček,
known as IL BOEMO?

And what secrets lie behind his dazzling success and subsequent fall into oblivion?


Vojtěch Dyk plays Josef Mysliveček in the epic biographical film Il Boemo about the life and fate of the most famous Czech composer of the 18th century. Faithful in terms of period details and historical facts, this is the story of an artist who was able to charm even the most demanding of audiences with his talent, make his mark within the hugely competitive environment of Italian theaters, and scale the heights of the world of opera in his time.


In Czech cinemas from 20 October 2022